Hotel Bocayate

Avenida Elaida, La Romana, 22000, Dominican Republic | Hotel
Prices starting from $24.00
 

Travel Blogs from La Romana

A Day at the beach

A travel blog entry by vicky17

... for the most part we had a nice chat. Plus their accents are very different! I spent the whole day on the beach, swimming and snoozing in the shade. I had a late lunch of seafood and pasta. And for dinner went to a local place and had empanadas and yucca chips. Then went back to the hotel to chill out and pack ready for going to Santo Domingo tomorrow ...

Trip to the Capital

A travel blog entry by vicky17

... and had pizza, I know it isn't Dominican and it wasn't great pizza but I was craving it. In the evening had another shower, then chilled out at the hostel and had a Dominican Presidente beer whilst watching a film on my tablet in the terrace area. Felt very relaxed and cannot wait for when I start travelling at the end of ...

A visit to the bateys

A travel blog entry by vicky17

... Rosa batey where we talked to one of the health promoters. We could see that she did not have many resources and could only cover extremely basic needs.
It was extremely eye-opening to visit the bateys and despite all the issues, everyone was very welcoming and just like everyone I have met here, always cracking a joke and 'muy chistoso' (very funny). There is also a lot calmer atmosphere in the batey, which was quite refreshing compared to the noisy ...

Take me to the River

A travel blog entry by vicky17

... and anything in and it typically has 5 types of meat. Brilliant! I helped as much as I could to prepare the veg, then went for a swim in the river with the others. After about an hour or more the stew was ready. It was very tasty, lots of meat, plantain and squash. Then we relaxed and sat by the river enjoying the sunshine before heading back home. ...

The team

A travel blog entry by jakebostrom

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... to clinic, to our guagua driver and his poor sense of direction. Page Hall-- the do-er of the group. If there's a task to be done she's already on it before the rest us of even realize there's a need. Running full speed all the time the rest of us are just trying to keep up. A servant in the truest sense of the word, the challenges of this week have been made easier by all her efforts. She runs a tight ship in the OR ...

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This hotel is located on Avenida Elaida, La Romana.
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